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2018-04-26 2018-04-26 America/New_York Region 3: TWO-PART, ALL DAY EVENT MNA MNA

Morning Session: Psychiatric Competencies for the Non-Psychiatric Nurse

Description: This program will provide nurses with information regarding the nursing management of mental health issues impacting hospitalized patients in a non-psychiatric setting. Clinical presentation and nursing interventions of a variety of mental health disorders and relevant regulations, communication strategies, and assessment tools will be discussed, including case-study review.

Presenter: Martha Carville Patch, DNP, PMHNP-BC, CCM

Afternoon Session: Understanding Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Workshop for Nurses

Description: This program will provide information on the identification, classification, management, and clinical interventions for patients with autism spectrum disorders and their families. The role of the nurse and
other health care providers caring for a child with autism or other special needs will be specifically reviewed.

Presenter: Susan Loring, RN

Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018

Time: 9:15 - 9:45 a.m., Registration/Continental Breakfast
9:45 a.m. - 12 p.m., Morning Program
12 - 1 p.m., Lunch
1 - 3:15 p.m., Afternoon Program

Location: Trowbridge Tavern and Canal Club (located behind the hotel) 100 Trowbridge Road, Bourne; 508.743.9000;

Fee (by check only): Member/Associate Member, free*; Non-Members, $195. *Requires a $50 placeholder fee which will be returned upon attendance at program.

Contact hours: Will be provided.

To register: complete the Regional Registration Form and submit to the MNA Regional Council 3, PO Box 1363, Sandwich, MA 02563. For questions, please contact Region 3 at 508.888.5774 or email

This course is not available for online registration.

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